Matador Headlines

  • 13 Jan

    Post Presence

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Gloria Mulumba and Destiny Gonzalez powered the Arizona Western College women’s basketball team on Saturday. AWC (12-5 overall, 7-2 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) took out Scottsdale Community College (3-14 overall, 0-9 ACCAC) 79-60 behind their combined 37 points. The two closed out the game with 14 of AWC’s 16 points in the fourth quarter to take out any hope from Scottsdale.

  • 13 Jan

    Fill It Up

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Daryl Adams was firing on all cylinders on Saturday night for the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team. The sophomore guard led the Mats (11-6 overall, 6-3 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) with 34 points in a 102-83 win over Scottsdale Community College (8-9 overall, 3-6 ACCAC). Adams set a career high and was one of five players in double figures.

  • 10 Jan

    Light It Up

    YUMA, Ariz. – Wednesday night, Dajuan Beard was in the zone for the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team. Beard piled up a whopping 32 points while making eight of nine three’s, and the Matadors (10-6 overall, 5-3 ACCAC) dropped Glendale Community College (6-9 overall, 1-7 ACCAC) 115-81. Five players finished with double figures as the Mats shot 54% from the floor.

  • 10 Jan

    Disaster Averted

    YUMA, Ariz. – A 22 point lead evaporated into thin air after halftime for the Arizona Western College women’s basketball team, but the Lady Mats (11-5 overall, 6-2 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) rallied for a win. AWC took out Glendale Community College (8-6 overall, 4-4 ACCAC) to stay within striking distance of the top spot in the conference.

  • 06 Jan

    Buzzer Beater!

    COOLIDGE, Ariz. – All Raven Roberts needed was one more chance. The freshman guard lifted the Arizona Western College women’s basketball team (10-5 overall, 5-2 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) past Central Arizona College (10-5 overall, 6-1 ACCAC) 67-65 with a buzzer beater from the baseline on Saturday afternoon.

  • 06 Jan

    Defensive Intensity

    COOLIDGE, Ariz. – Defense powered the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team (9-6 overall, 4-3 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) on Saturday afternoon. The Mats relentlessly hounded Central Arizona College (5-9 overall, 1-6 ACCAC) in the half court, and AWC knocked down shots on the way to an 88-67 win. Four players hit double figures for AWC, and nine different players scored.

  • 03 Jan

    Pressure Changes

    YUMA, Ariz. – An energized, frenetic third quarter powered the Arizona Western College women’s basketball team on Wednesday night. The Lady Mats (9-5 overall, 4-2 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) amped up the pressure, forced turnovers and created easy baskets to pull away from Phoenix College (8-6 overall, 3-3 ACCAC) after a tough first half. AWC maintained the lead through the fourth quarter in a 71-57 win.

  • 03 Jan

    One Step Away

    YUMA, Ariz. – A violation unraveled a late comeback by the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team (8-6 overall, 3-3 Arizona Community College Athletic Conference) on Wednesday night against Phoenix College (9-5 overall, 5-1 ACCAC). The Mats erased an eight point deficit in the final four minutes, and Brandon McGhee had a chance to tie the game with 1.0 second left and his team down 79-76.

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